Brewster Co Sheriff’s Office busts human trafficking scheme

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BREWSTER COUNTY, Texas (Nexstar)- Brewster County Sheriff Ronny Dodson and his deputies received a tip about human smuggling at an area hotel Monday. 

Using undercover operations, the Sheriff’s Office found the group at the OYO Hotel in Alpine. 

Two illegal migrants were arrested during the investigation and several other suspects were identified. 

The illegal migrants were referred to Border Patrol agents for processing and deportation. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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